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ERIC Number: EJ374098
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Retroviruses.
Varmus, Harold
Science, v240 n4858 p1427-35 Jun 10 1988
Discusses the growth, development, and unusual parasitic nature of the retrovirus community. Reviews these infectious cancer-causing agents as models for the study of fundamental biological problems, tools for genetic manipulations, and problems posed by their pathogenic potential in humans and animal hosts where they cause diseases such as acquired immune deficiency syndrome.(RT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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